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11.30 2010

Artjaw Live with Shelley Spector – Sunday, Dec. 5th

Artjaw Live

Join us on Sunday, December 5th for Artjaw Live with Shelley Spector
Artjaw Live is an artist panel lead by Shelley Spector, with Billy and Steven Dufala, Jayson Musson, Judith Schaechter – among other Philly faves. In keeping with Artjaw.com it’s a behind the scenes, talk of experiences – who we are, how we got here and what goes on while we do what we do.

11.21 2010

First Friday 2010 Art Auction PREVIEW

Facebook event page!

come by and scope out what you’ll be bidding on at the Art Auction on Friday, December 10th!

11.01 2010

Art Auction 2010 – December 10th!


Get ready for the annual Space 1026 Art Auction on December 10th!
Doors open at 6pm, auction begins at 7pm.
FIRST FRIDAY PREVIEW – December 3rd
from 7pm – 10pm.
December 3rd – 9th:
GALLERY OPEN FOR EVENTS AND PREVIEWS

10.20 2010

3 Records curated by Chrissy Piper


3 Records curated by Chrissy Piper
November 5th – 27th at Space 1026.
Opening Reception: November 5th, 7 – 10pm

more HERE.

10.16 2010

SPACE 1026 – PRINTIN’ AT PAFA


Come to the PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF THE FINE ARTS MUSEUM
and take home a custom print – made on the spot – by members of SPACE 1026.

PAFA After Dark: Full Frontal

Thursday, November 4th, 2010. 6 – 9 pm
Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
128 North Broad St. Philadelphia, PA

$5 for PAFA members / $10 in advance / $15 at the door

More at pafa.org/afterdark

08.27 2010

Yesterday Today Is Tomorrow


Yesterday Today Is Tomorrow

Tobias Waite
John Garrett Slaby
Craig Hein

September 3rd – 24th, 2010
Opening Reception: Friday, September 3rd, 7 -10 pm

Space 1026
1026 Arch St.
2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Space 1026 is proud to announce the opening of Yesterday, Today Is Tomorrow,  featuring the artwork of John Garrett Slaby (Philadelphia,PA), Tobias Waite (North Carolina) and Craig Hein (Queens, NY). All three artists will be showing a diverse range of work including painting and sculpture at Space1026 during the month of September. The Three artists use cues from their childhood and references to pop culture and lifestyle as a starting point to develop worlds of hidden meaning and wonder. Please join us for a reception with the artists Friday, September 3rd from 7 – 10pm at 1026 Arch St.

John Garrett Slaby lives and works in Philadelphia. He was born in Wilkes-Barre, PA and grew up in north east Pennsylvania. Slaby graduated from West Chester University in 2006, receiving a BFA in Fine Art with a minor in Art History. He was a winner of the 2008 Fleisher Challenge and was featured in issue 81 of New American Paintings. He literally has 100s of t-shirts.

Tobias Waite is currently a mansion caretaker in North Carolina. Between polishing the silver, trimming the hedges, and tipping his hat to the lords and ladies, he makes time to work on drawings and paper cutouts. He’s most recently shown at Richard Heller Gallery, Vox Populi, and The West Collection. Tobias, while originally from Oakland, CA, currently resides in North Carolina. He graduated from NYU with a degree in Fine Art.

Craig Hein‘s work consists primarily of small-scale sculptures along with small paintings and works on paper.  He has had solo shows at Sixtyseven Gallery and has participated in group shows at 303 Gallery, The Issue Project Room, The Adam Lister Gallery and others.  He recently moved from Queens to the south shore of Long Island.

Yesterday Today Is Tomorrow

Tobias Waite, John Garrett Slaby and Craig Hein

September 3rd – 24th, 2010.
Opening Reception: Friday, September 3rd, 7 -10 pm

06.29 2010

A GUIDE TO SALVATION – Curated by Hilary Pecis


Andrew Schoultz, David Kazprazak, Hilary Pecis, Jana Flynn, Kelly Lynn Jones,
Marcie Oakes, Michelle Blade, Ryan Travis Christian, Tracy Timmins.
Opening Reception: Friday, July 9th, 7 – 10pm
July 9th – 30th, 2010
SPACE 1026
1026 Arch St. 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
www.space1026.com

The tradition of western painting has historically focused on the Divine in a variety of ways; depicting icons, revelations, mysteries and ecstasies, all pointing to the path to salvation. A Guide to Salvation examines the approach contemporary artists take to suggest the Divine or to illustrate a creed of his or her own. Dave Hickey recently wrote in Art in America, the “Edenic dreamers are transparent, exposing their dreams undisguised and, standing in the light, are completely naked”. The artists in this exhibition put forth work bearing both the governing suggestions of the celebration and devotion to what they hold sacred. They offer to decode the world, provide guidance and attempt to grant salvation to the devoted. Their work suggests the working of miracles, the worship contemporary icons, hyper intense scenes of ecstasies, end of life experiences, cautionary warnings, and most importantly a simple pathway to a spiritual experience. The artists, whose work is not intrinsically religious, participate in the ritual of paying homage to their motivational source and driving force, as well as offering deliverance to the chosen. Please join us for an opening reception for A Guide to Salvation on Friday, July 9th from 7:00 t0 10:00pm at 1026 Arch St. in Philadelphia.

A native Californian, curator Hilary Pecis resides and works in San Francisco, where she is a recent MFA graduate from California College of the Arts. Pecis’ work is a depiction of landscapes influenced by Internet, television and other media sources.  Images and shards from glossy magazine pages are reassembled into a surrogate image within the new composition in combination with code imbedded drawings of rock formations.  With an interest and focus on the interchangeability of images and the capability to perceive and ignore them, Hilary, draws attention to how we are conditioned by the media’s overwhelming supply of information. She has been the recent recipient of San Francisco Weekly’s Mastermind Grant and San Francisco Arts Commission’s Murphy and Cadogan Fellowship.

06.24 2010

Dear & Yonder screening!

TONIGHT
8:00PM Daring Stories of Ladies United by the Sea

Created by Tiffany Campbell and Andria Lessler Dear & Yonder features a diverse cast of ladies united by their love of the sea. Their dynamic skills and personalities shine as the film follows them around the world to just around the corner.

$5 suggested donation

http://dearandyonder.com/

for more info on the event email
crystalstokowski at space1026.com

06.14 2010

COMEDY DREAMZ

COMEDY DREAMZ
a night of stand-up, short plays, video, music and whatever!
Hosted by Rose Luardo and Andrew Jeffrey Wright
featuring Doogie Horner, Laris Kreslins, Chris Cotton, Body Dreamz, DJ Kurt Life, Meg and Rob, Matt Mcusker, Eric Osterman, DJ Yo Abby Abby and more!
at the Barbary, 951 Frankford and Delaware Ave.,
Philadelphia
Tuesday June 22
doors 9pm/comedy 10-11:30/dance party 11:31-2am
$3
http://comedydreamzzz.blogspot.com/
http://thebrbry.blogspot.com/

05.23 2010

Bloodshed Skateboard Movie

Rick and Buddy of Sixstair present their horror skateboard movie Bloodshed. Flying Sutra will be performing live after the movie.
1026 arch st., 2nd fl.
philadelphia
7:30 – 10:30
$donation$

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